August 7, 2017

Urgent Action: Six Activists Detained For Liu Xiaobo Memorial (China: UA 190.17)


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Wei Xiaobing, He Lin, Liu Guangxiao, Li Shujia, Wang Meiju and Qin Mingxin have been criminally detained on suspicion of “assembling a crowd to disturb social order” after they held a seaside memorial for deceased Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo in Jiangmen, Guangdong province.

1) TAKE ACTION

Write a letter, send an email, call, fax or tweet:

  • Immediately and unconditionally release Wei Xiaobing, He Lin, Liu Guangxiao, Li Shujia, Wang Meiju and Qin Mingxin unless there is credible evidence that they may have committed an internationally recognized offence and are granted a fair trial in line with international standards;
  • Ensure that they are protected from torture and other ill-treatment, and that they are allowed access to their family, a lawyer of their choice and adequate medical care.

Contact these two officials by 18 September, 2017:

Director
Xinhui District Detention Centre
Huangzhukeng
Xinhuiqu Duhui
Jiangmen Shi
Guangdong Sheng 529100
People’s Republic of China
Salutation: Dear Director

Ambassador Tiankai Cui, Embassy of the People’s Republic of China
3505 International Place NW,
Washington DC 20008
Fax: 1 202 495 2138
Phone: 1 202 495 2000
Email: [email protected]
(If you receive an error message, please try calling instead!)
Salutation: Dear Ambassador

2) LET US KNOW YOU TOOK ACTION

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